Ingrid Ciprian-Matthews is CBS News’ Senior Vice President of News Administration, a role she has held since January 2015. She is an Emmy Award-winning journalist and veteran news executive who has managed and coordinated the efforts of overseas and domestic bureaus, correspondents and producers.
Previously, she was CBS News’ Vice President of News (2011-2015), a role in which she coordinated all day-to-day news coverage. Before that, Ciprian-Matthews served as CBS News’ Foreign Editor (2006-11); Senior Broadcast Producer for the “CBS Evening News” (2004-06); and Senior Producer for CBS News’ foreign coverage (2000-04). In 1998, she became the Deputy Bureau Chief for the CBS News London bureau (1998-2000) and served as Senior Broadcast Producer for CBS News’ “This Morning” and the “CBS Morning News” from 1994-98. She joined CBS News in October 1993 as Senior Producer for live segments on “CBS This Morning.”
Before joining CBS News, Ciprian-Matthews was the Managing Editor of CNN’s New York Bureau (1990-93) and a field producer, assignment manager and assignment editor for CNN (1984-1990). She started her career as a general assignment reporter for the National Public Radio Spanish-language news program, “Enfoque Nacional.”
In 2016, the National Association of Hispanic Journalists presented Ciprian-Matthews with the Presidential Award of Impact, citing her vast news experience and deep commitment to journalistic excellence.
She was born in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic. In 1981, she received her Bachelor of Arts degree from Barnard College and graduated from New York University in 1984 with a Master of Arts in journalism. She lives in New York with her husband. They have two daughters.